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CM Naveen unhappy with Bishnu Das

Bhubaneswar: Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik has expressed his ire to BJD Dalit cell president Bishnu Das, for his remarks on involvement of SOG jawans in the Kunduli gang rape case few days back.

Today When Das was at the Chief Minister's residence - Naveen Nivas to meet him, Patnaik was seen speaking to the BJD dalit cell chief in a displeased manner.

Later Das told media persons the Chief Minister was angry with him as he was a bit late to reach the Naveen Nivas.

Minutes earlier he said, 'I did not get a chance to talk to the Chief Minister as he was busy with the programme. Whenever I will get an appointment again, I will meet him and talk about the Kunduli issue.'

'As people have been demanding for a fair investigation into the Kunduli gang rape case, I asked for a probe by the  Crime Branch.' Bishnu added. 

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